Trinidad and Tobago

NATUC demands Government's full disclosure on CL Financial bailout

The National Trade Union Centre is today calling for full disclosure on the bailout of CL Financial. 

NATUC is condemning a decision by the Minister of Finance to continue an appeal against a court ruling for full disclosure to be made.

The following is the statement from NATUC:

"The National Trade Union Centre adds it voice to the calls on the government to make public the details of the CL Financial bailout.

Narine gets Government help

The Ministry of Sport & Youth Affairs has given $35,000 towards West Indies spinner, Sunil Narine's rehabilitation.

The money was handed over this afternoon.

At a presentation at the Minister's Abercromby office, Minister Darryl Smith said it was in the interest of the Government to see Narine back in international cricket.

Also at the presentation was Carl Crowe, Leicestershire CCC coach, who is assisting Narine in his rehabilitation.


Republic announces quarterly profits of $306.4 million

Republic Financial Holdings Limited (formerly Republic Bank Limited) has announced quarterly profits attributable to shareholders, of over $306 million, for the period ended December 31st, 2015.

The company made the announcement in a statement issued this afternoon: